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Just like Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror and The LEGO Movie, the podcast series Serial became one of those pop culture moments that everyone you knew ordered you to consume. Everyone on social media ate up your precious bandwidth with their thoughts and feelings on the latest, surprising details to come out of each new episode and the only way you could remain relevant to their existence was to consume it and discuss it along with them.
Of course, there's a very good reason why these types of shows, movies and podcasts earn such glowing praise. They accomplish something that so much mindless media fails to even attempt: They make you feel emotions that are real and genuine.
So it makes perfect sense that the latest and biggest innovator in the art of podcasting should be part of the biggest podcasting convention in the country. Fort Worth's Podcast Movement announced that Serial host Sarah Koenig will close their first convention to what's sure to be a packed room of attentive ears.More »